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♪ live from the kgo-tv broadcast center this is abc7 news. >> our break is over. look at live doppler hd, all the green, the bay area is waking up to rain again and possible snow in the santa cruz mountains. good morning, i am natasha
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zouves. >> i am reggie aqui. it is tuesday, february 2. now, meteorologist mike nicco with the weather. >> we have live doppler hd showing pink which means winter weather is mixing with the rain. it could be sleet. it could be snow. but, notice, it is falling at a moderate clip with yellows and orange, up through cupertino, and los altos, and los altoses hills and palo alto and from milpitas down through alum rock with snow shows up on mount abdelhamid abaaoud and more showers developing to the north so if you do not see any you are not out of the roads, so grab the umbrella, a morning event, by noon we are cloudy and livermore 50s and same at 4:00, and upper 40s and clearing by 7:00. sue? we do have bart running 35 trains on time this morning, no delays, gearing up for super bowl great way do go and adding
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extra trains and caltrain and extra super bowl service and super bowl city do not forget muni is re-routed around super bowl difficult and moscone center between third and howard is closed and muni routes could be delayed so give yourself plenty of center time and enjoy the fun. >> bart officials are at the white house today showing off the earthquake warning system keeping bay area commuters safe for several years. the transit agency system is the first in the country, and who are this with more from millbrae. >> bart is a leader in the early warning technology so bart will be a big topic of discussion at this meeting in washington. it is called the white house, resill justice department summit. we and not predict when an earthquake will happen but the system that bart uses is pretty close. bart, along with uc berkeley seismologist developed an early
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warn system. sensors pick up signs of activity and it has the ability to break trains before shaking begins. this system has been if place since 2012 and it has been given a couple of tests. during the napa, trains were not raining and the alert was sent to a commuter. last year, 4.0 trimmer in oakland signals the trains to slow automatically. there would an 50-second warning. the goal is to secure funding for this technology to be used in other places across the country. bart's board director has traveled out to washington, dc, and he will be speaking today with the summit starting at 9:30 this morning. >> thank you. later today, ann arborist is going to examine a tremendous that fell in san jose's berryessa park killing a man. sky 7 was over the scene after this happened last night at 6:00 p.m., officials say an elderlily
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man was riding the bicycle when he was lit by a large branch. an arbourist will determine if the tree was diseased or if it was brown down by heavy wage or waterlogged roots. there are other large trees in the area and skids play there all the time. >> the close of the iowa democratic caucus in history has hillary clinton and senator bernie sanders a few votes apart this morning. although the official announcement has not been made the clinton campaign has declared victory. we are joined from iowa. >> good morning. iowa has voted and now the presumed front runners are headed into new hampshire were watching their back. >> it look like we are in a virtual tie. >> razor thin margin separates bernie sanders and hillary clinton in iowa. the clinton campaign saying they woman. but hillary clinton did not declare victory in the speech.
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by contrast it was a desize i win for ted cruz. >> iowa has made clear to america and the world morning is coming up. >> trump was gracious in the second-place finish. >> i think i might come here and buy a farm i love it. >> a point behind trump was marco rubio riding a wave of support. we are seeing the field win know and o'malley and mike huckabee suspending their campaigns with suspending their campaigns with the potentially more to come. >> and field preparations are going open with the league doing everything if their power to have the field climbing by sunday. thed so caused problems last year but it has been replaced. mayors from santa clara, oakland and san francisco got together to formally welcome all of the
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people coming to town to enjoy the events much the mayor was asked and he and the colleagues would be wearing the fancy pants that were styled by newton. >> we thought we would all wear them with all of the mayors until we get another nfl bid to come back for the super bowl. >> i never this. >> all mayors dress in the effort between the cities as the ron it is going so well. the countdown continues at moscone center and the raiders quarterback and lineers linebacker are a few of the represent and past players signing ought graphs. they will try and kick a field goal and the vince lombardi trophy awarded to the winner. all the nfl held a media night
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rather than the media day. miss universe could not attract the crowd as peyton manning of the look at the size of that. players from both teams met the media and fans in san jose. 18-year veteran manning was asked if the game could be the last. panthers quarterback talked about a bay area star. >> could be. could be. it doesn't mean it will be and like i said, payable, maybe, maybe, maybe i lay in den more championships and if i do: eight will probably be against the pay contracts. >> steph curry is special. he does things that you only see on video games. >> players and coaches will face the media gauntlet this morning after their hotels. >> down led our abc news app for detail on the big events and traffic alerts and enable the push alerts for the latest instant updates. >> talking about the rain
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hitting the area but, first, meteorologist mike nicco, did you sigh cam took a to you wealth and wrapped it into special head gear. he is 100 for fashion. >> two for two, two days in a row. >> impressive. >> good morning, everyone, also, look at the radar returns in yellows and orange and maybe the reds, with light-to-moderate rain on the eastern side of santa clara, and saratoga to los gatos and surrounding to campbell and as we head to the eve eastern side we have impressive radar return and snow on point hamilton but as we head through the morning hours we are going to see more of the showers develop cross the astronaut bay and over the next six hours you can see them will aring law and at 11:00 build it starts do dry out rapidly. this is the berryessa neighborhood in san jose where matt keller is and the photographer, thank you, showing everyone the rate the rain is
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falling in your neighborhood. it will pile up to .1" so there could be ponding on the roadways. by the afternoon, mostly cloudy and cooler-than-average at 50 to 54 and sunny an the bay and limited sun and breeze at the coast 54 to 56 and san rafael, looking dry right now and for wednesday, we have scattered showers mid-to-upper 50s and low 60s with increasing sunshine on thursday and mid-to-upper 60s by friday and we keep the waxing trend going through the super bowl with 70 for a start and you need a coat at the end at 2357. sue? >> at the bay bridge toll plaza, lie, roots are slick and the sheen on the roadway, that means we have shake expenses out there. take it easy on the road. richmond-san rafael bridge it is raining and not a last cars. that is good news. we have reports c.h.p. coming in of a driver in rohnert park driving without a tire.
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on a rim. if you increase that area, stay clear. we have rain continuing and slow from the central valley. we update that in a couple of minutes. >> yahoo looking to get back on track and what it will did do meet that goal. >> your audit to graph is worthless. >> do not let this happen to you if you are hunting for the expensive super bowl autographs. expensive super bowl autographs. we share advice it's about time the taco...came out of its shell. unleash the power of dough. give it a pop.
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>> fremont, palo alto, north by, and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. officials with the world health organization have declared the zika virus a global emergency allowing more money, resources and research to be dedicated to addressing a growing disease. pregnant women are being urged it to travel to brazil for the olympics because of the risk of fetal brain damage caused by the virus. american sonoma and costa rica and nicaragua have been added to the list of 28 places affected by zika. >> the virus is not only raising health concerns but it is affecting businesses. a carmaker in india is changing the name of newest hatch back called "zika," which is spelled differently, and this is a photo
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of the vehicle and the company is concerned about change the car name. the company said they will release the half back's any name when the vehicle debuts at the auto expose in new delhi. >> yahoo could announce wall cuts today and is expected to close some units and laying off up to 15 percent of the we work nice. the company will unveil the land in an attempt to fight off an investor uprising. 15 percent staff reduction would amount to 1,700 jobs. the shares were up slightly yesterday. >> we were at candlestick as uber drivers set off on a protest drive on monday. the drivers say wages can be so low they work for less than $4 an hour and they want did negotiate better wages with uber. sky 7 followed the protest as it made its way from san francisco international airport to uber
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headquarters downtown. we saw one car right there plastered with protest sames, rear end another car on highway 101 both drivers exchanged information and it does not appear anyone was hurt. all the biggest names in sports are here in the bay area for the super bowl. this is an autograph hunters dream, right? we have types on scoring a signature from your favorite players. say the crowd enjoyed a sports car show in daly city. greg runs california car shop. >> i spend thousands a month on audit graphs say it is important for autographs to have the seal. each auto grandfather signed at the nfl experience comes with a seal. the autograph is worthness. >> items are sold at shops like
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lefty's sports collectibles and thinks the best way is to write a letter. >> gosh i where to 600 or 700 baseball players over the years and probably got 50 percent return. with something signed. >> this group fans waited for the panthers and darryl has been collecting autographs for 20 years. >> if they are in the mood they sign, if not, we still try but not always a guarantee but the majority it is. >> the tip is to recognize the players. know them by name. get their early to grab a spot in front of the autograph line. >> many stopped to sign including fan favorite ellis, and an olympian walked past the line to the because and darryl got numerous audit graphs including ellis. >> pretty good.
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a good amount. >> that was "7 on your side". >> some companies will will sure they are real autographs. >> now, meteorologist mike nicco has the weather for super bowl day. dry? absolutely. a lot sun sleep and 70s to start. down to the great mall of milpitas we have moderate rain moving fast enough that it will leave you with less than .1" and it is coming counsel so yukly there is popping on the radios and the snow is develop along mount hamilton. we will look up north and you can see more showers developing, not so widespread and a lot of light to dark green across the north bay and heading along marin county interest san francisco and that will continue sliding down the peninsula. everyone is going to be wet at some point this morning.
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it is just not going to be steady. 101 and 880, you can see the rain is falling right now. waves of showers this morning, mostly cloudy as we head after the lunch hour through the evening hours and another weak system rolls in on wednesday afternoon through the evening and it will feel like spring. we will put on a wonderful weather show for the rest of world to see dug the super bowl. showers are rolling through the commute at 7:00, more developing to the north, and sliding through most of our neighbors by 9:00. you can see a drying trend and the clouds opening by noon. they will never completely open and go an but you will have pockets of sunshine from time to time, and if we see the scattered showers in the afternoon they are across our maintains. most of us are less than .1" unless you are at half moon bay and on our storm impact scale we go from "1" light do "5" severe i am caming this, at 1:00 because of the light rain and
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the light wind. we have a chance of rain on wednesday afternoon and through the evening commute so it will be different than this morning's rain. my seven-day forecast focusing on the welcome i want to talk about 70 degree weather and sunshine it will be nice. >> never talk about the weekend enough. here we go, for those traveling at this hour getting busy on the east shore freeway from golden gate field past university and berkeley and to the macarthur maze a seven minute drive into san francisco with no metering lights and san jose beyond the suspect center home of the opening for the super bowl evening that used to be called media day or media might and now it is a grand opening. looking good. just a few rain drops and it is slick and the green is an indication of where it could be slow and 43 minutes out of the central valley and we will look back at the north bay commute in
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>> it is 5:24. here's the seven things you need to know before you go. >> we have rain. another chance tomorrow. and look how bone dry it is for the rest of week and the weekend. we will barely make it into the low-to-mid 50s today and 70 in the back half of the forecast. two, you will need your windshield wipers across the golden gate bridge with slick roads and back with more of tuesday morning commute. three, ann arborist will examine a tree that fell and killed a man in san jose berryessa park. it is not clear if it was diseased or brought down by waterlogged roots or wind. >> next stop, new hampshire. senator ted cruz when the iowa republican caucus over donald trump. hillary clinton is claiming a
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razor thin victory over senator bernie sanders but the official win certificate not announced. >> police are looking for the driver behind the wheel of a car involved in a freeway shooting in concord. sky 7 was over after the car crashed injuring several people. three people were arrested. >> six, bart officials are in washington, dc, for a summit on early warning earthquake systems bart was the first mass transit agency to automatically brake the trains before shaking. >> at george washington high school, there was a possible arrest certain fire but classes continue. leaders will assess the water and smoke damage after paper was set on fire in the basement. >> new video from nasa with a flight over the dwarf planet series with craters and mountains on the icy planet and a quarter is believed to be ice. this is the largest object in
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the asteroid belt green mars and jupiter. >> tickets are on sale for the battle rock music festival in napa valley with 70 bands performing on four stages, celebrating food, wine, craft beer in the 4th year. here are the had linears, stevie wonder kick off the festival on friday may 27. and then forest and the machine, the red hot chili peppers and more. passes start at around $100 with a lineup on abc7news.com. a lineup on abc7news.com. >> if you missed the final the grand canyon and all three contest amendments had the wrong answer with employ moving to the semi final. we have another full 90 minutes of news including the
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(family talking) that's a different kind of sound. the sound of the weekend. unleash the power of dough. give it a pop. live from the kgo-tv broadcast center this is abc7 news. >> you will want to grab your umbrella. we have rain this morning again. both hand on the wheel. be safe. i am reggie aqui. >> i am natasha zouves. mike, how long will the rain stick around? >> if question. it will be on-and-off until lunch. the better rain is in evergreen neighborhood and this is head down 101 toward morgan hill and gilroy. you can see the snow on pound -- mount hamilton.
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across the bay bridge to san rafael we have light rain falling. there is more developing around santa rosa and cloverdale. that is why it takes until lunch to be rid of it. 280 at 17, it is rainy in san jose. we are in the low-to-upper 40s. mostly cloudy. at, 4, the back of the 40s by 7:00. how is the commute? >> depends where you are, leaving novato southbound southbound -- 101 from 37 to the city looking great. at five minutes we looked at the golden gate bridge looking good. the semi yes bridge, an incident before the toll plaza where a car drove east road into a creek. it is in the water. the driver is on top of car. that could be causing situation. main delays as you make your way to foster city.
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>> hope the driver is ohcy. >> agreeing overnight a fire gutted the home near the oakland zoo. no one was home when the fire break out love -- before 11: p.m. pulls feared the fire had weakened structure and they pulled out. they kept it in spreading to other homes. investigators are now looking into the cause. >> crews are out inspecting trees at a popular park in the south bay where a map was kill by a falling tree year matt? >> yes, this is a huge tree. it is still lying across the path. in the park. yellow tape is here to keep people away. neighbors next to berryessa heard a loud noise yesterday afternoon. they called 9-1-1. they were concerned about children possibly playing in the area. first responders say it they discovered a man who did not
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survive the fall. >> we were approached by family who said their father was out on a bicycle ride. >> tragic. your family member could have passed that way. >> officers say they did not know if the federal was the victim. the medical examiner will help with the identification. ann arborist will examine the tree and it could be a combination of water, age of the tree and wind. expect this path to be blocked off until the tree is removed. >> hillary clinton and senator ted cruz are declaring victory this morning. the democratic side saw the closest iowa caucus in history. the state officials are not calling it for hillary clinton and the iowa democratic party said votes from one
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feed to be counseled. chin tock and bernie sanders are spratted by fur votes. more result will not change the outcome and senator ted cruz won the republican caucus by three percentage points over donald trump and marco rubio is if a close third. candidates are now in new hampshire the site of the first primary on tuesday. >> the super bowl fun continues at the nfl experience at moscone center and amy hollyfield has what to expect and highlights from the big event in san jose. amy? >> yes, there is a lot you can do here. you can see there is a defender begging me for throw the ball. he is towning me. see the miami dolphin? i throw it. this is one fun thing to do, get the ball offer the head of the defender. i hit him.
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it is not is easy. i will not be drafted this year. there are other things to do if you are not so good throwing there is fun for the locals. you can come together and get an autograph, oakland raiders quarterback back from the pro bowl is here from 6:15 to 7:30 signing autographs along with 49ers linebacker here from 3:00 to 5:00 so a lot to do here and a lot of crowds, of course, but officials say it was manageable. do not be intimidated. >> it is great. the nfl experience is a theme park for football fans. anything and everything you want to do red to football is here. it is a terrific experience. we expect big crowds but it is not overwhelming and you will
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have a fun time. >> last night was the first time fans saw the media and the players do the quote and answer session for media night. 7,000 people attended. they had to buy a ticket. they got to hear from the quarterbacks and watch it all. i heard it was quite a scene. the nfl experience opens at 3:00 today and it will close at 10:00. if you want to come, what are the four must see exhibits and i was told one person is coming with his familiar and straight to the trophy. you can get your picture with the trophy and the quarterback challenge is fun a throwing game and the autograph stage is good and he wraps it were by see all of the super rings on display. amy hollyfield for abc7 news. >> your spiral is better than mine. >> very legitimate, amy.
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>> what boater way to get the attention of the best football players than a beautiful woman in the mix. miss universe last night was at the nfl opening night reporting for inside edition and you can see she lend how to dab with panthers and broncos taught her a few more moves and she was asked about the steve harvey pageant mixup and she said i am not thinking about that. it has been over a month. >> in celebration of the super bowl hundreds of volunteers come together to build a playground for kids in san jose. the lay ground is located at the blossom river apartment and and the abc7 family is proud to be part of the team. with housing authority and several players from the 49ers and raiders.
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the play ground kickoff at 8:30 this morning. >> download our app for all things super bowl including traffic alerts and special even haves and we have it all, help able push alerts to get instant updates. >> a california highway patrol officer is recovering from injuries he suffered in a crash that involved a broncos bus yesterday hold down highway 101 to the hotel and another driver paid an unsafe lane change that causes three buses to collide and a c.h.p. escort motorcycle to go down. one of the buses was towed. the c.h.p. officer had minor injuries. >> caltrain is trying to determine why a man was on the tracks in san mateo when hit and skilled by a train. we were at the 25th avenue crossing as police responded to the scene after 8:00 p.m. last night. he was there illegally and 500 passengers were delayed up to an hour and a half.
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>> highway patrol officers is hoping you can lend more of a shooting along an east bay freeway and sky 7 shows the after math with several cars tangled together and this is on the port chicago highway off-ramp in concord. investigators believe people in a nissan opened fire at another car yesterday afternoon. the vehicle sped down the off-ramp before hitting four other cars and officers want to find the car that was originally targeted. all three people in the nissan were hurt and c.h.p. arrested them. officers found a gun if their car. >> work credits are drilling a well open a crumbling san francisco hillside. a sliding home was demolished before the homeowner moved in. it was traced to a leaking water main capped by the city over the weekend. necessity will determine if the leak is the only cause. >> we will know about the el nino impact on the california snow pack. supporters will measure the
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water cop tonight near lake tahoe. run off from the sierra provides california with water with the last measurement showing snow pick at 116 percent of average. that may not be enough to relieve several drought years. snow pack early peaks around april 1. >> cys san franciscoed in the sierra are back home this morning. 750 children from the state were supposed to come home from a church camp on sunday. 2' fresh snow made the highway impassable. 15 bus could not make it safely soonishes extended the stay for the kids. >> will we have six more weeks of win in other words. >> today is groundhog day we will rely on the punxsutawney phil. >> there is no shadow to be cast, an early spring is my forecast. >> look at that guy.
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>> he is so excited the look at the ground. publication attend did not see -- publication attend -- punxsutawney did not see the shadow so we could have an early spring. the groundhog has been right 13 times and wrong 15 times. he cannot be held responsible for the mistakes of the federal phils. >> anyway, good morning, everyone. we will look at live doppler hd. i got i, babe, right here. light rain. showing off. from the richmond-san rafael bridge south on both sides of the peninsula to the south bay we have moderate rain showing up and the heavy rain is around morgan hill in the mountains. hopefully we can get sky 7 there and get you pictures. the next three hours we have
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more scattered showers. if you have not seen them yet in the north bay and inland east bay you get a chance. you can see the drops on the lens and we will talk about a cloudy afternoon with temperatures from 52 to 57 and in the nfl experience opens at 8:00, and 3:00, clouds and 53, 6:00-9:00 drop into the 50s and 49 range and moving forward, walnut creek shows temperatures in the 60s by thursday and fridayed and there is another chance of rain. sue? in the bay bridge the metering lights were turned on and billion, we see rain. if you can car pool, those vehicles are whizzing by. it is not for everyone but if you can... >> the richmond-san rafael bridge, wet. light traffic. if you travel from the east bay to marin give yourself extra
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time because of wet roads. green represents rain affecting the commute from the central valley representing the metering lights. we have an issue at the san mateo bridge. traveling from antioch, it is moderate but raining. >> the rain does not mean we have escaped our drought and the water rules we are under but the conservation cuts could be easing for some and not others. the reason why is ahead. >> it should be a big day if >> it should be a big day if court for every wonder what nature valley is made of? ♪ ♪ that's what we're made of. no artificial colors. no artificial flavors.
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arrrr, that's not even a real spaceship. >> water age as will vote on a plan to ease water restrictions in sacramento area. 20 of 22 agencies are under orders to reduce water consumption by more than the state mandated 25 percent. however, the california water resources control board is calling for the orders to be eased after research proved it take more water to keep lawns and trees alive in hot dry climates. >> bill cosby is expected back in pennsylvania court where the lawyers are going to ask the sexual assault charges be dismissed much the 78-year-old admitted in testimony that he gave a woman pills before engaging in what three described as consensual sex 12 years ago.
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his lawyers argue that he had a deal with the former prosecutor that he would not be charged in the case. the prosecutors is going to be on the stand previously saying the non-prosecution deal was never put in writing. drivers in oakland will see a sign that details the local first danger and you could notice it on highway 17. officials say that there is fire danger still despite the rain in jap. >> we have had quite a bit rain lately it remains fire season year round in the oakland hills and we are really wanting people to see this and we have a captive audience when they stop at intersection. >> sign is changeable depending on the fire danger. >> the world knows steph curry is the mvp but three could be the most popular carolina panther fan. he has connections. he is a north carolina native.
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he will go to super bowl 50 on sunday and is very close buddies with the quarterback and the coach. >> not only is it rooting for the panthers. i have supported them for a while. you know how hard the individual guys work and what they put into the game. you want to see the results. >> his dad is unof the most popular athletes in charlotte, a fan favorite for the hornets as a player and broadcaster. >> now, how crowded the rooms are in the bay area. most san francisco hotel rooms have been backed for week but we know a room is available but only probably through today. it is $1 million. wait until you see what you get for the $1 million. a lot of super bowl extras. it is the most expensive suite ever in san francisco history.
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i take i there because you will never get there otherwise later this morning on abc7 at 6:00 a.m. >> are you branching out million dollar listings in san francisco? >> you got it. i walked out and they said get out and don't come back. empty your pockets. >> the mini shampoos and shower caps. >> it will be interesting. $1 million...if i had rain every day and we got rid of the drought... >> more than $1 million. >> in the south bay they are happy because you always get the lesser amount of rain and right now you are getting the greater amount but it is only .0 2". hiding over to this area, it will lied to the southeast down 101 so the same areas are getting waves of light-to-moderate showe
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to san rafael we have another batch moving in. inland east bay but right around livermore in the altamont pass, and in the north bay, he have been last behind but you have a better chance in the north bay because we have radar returns getting broader and here is san rafael, so far, the rain gauges are full of dirt and no water. not measurable and that is down to .0 1" so morning rain and cloudy and you need the umbrella through evening and you get the sunglasses out and spring is coming back to the forecast in time for the weekend the storm exact scale from light "1" to "5" severe with the impact of each storm "1" means twitting light with little impact and the biggest impact is because it is coming through the morning commute at less than quarter-inch of rain and light win.
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ive whats of showers influence the morning and from 9:00 everyone is getting wet and a drying tend developing across the north bay. by noon, most of the wet weather is gone. we have a chance of .1" to quarter-inch rain in some areas and most of us get to .1". rain through tomorrow and the evening and a light storm and back to average on thursday and nearly 60 and mid-60s to nearly 70 often saturday and sunday and monday. >> we have an unusual situation approaching the toll plaza beyond the tolls at san mateo. before the toll plaza a car is off-road. into a creek. the driver is on to which the car. c.h.p. is there. trying to get the driver out the creek but traffic is moving better at seven minutes. if san jose, wet roads around the bay area and traffic is
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slowing nicely from 101 to 8809 overcrossing and we will come back with a look at mats -- mass transit. >> we are answering your questions with important information for renters. >> too need and not enough room. the bay area pet rescue shelter about to put up "no vacancy," sign. >> an infant enters the world >> an infant enters the world with a potentially deadly look at this sweet face. so sweet. ok, we're going to need a napkin gooey, flaky, happy. toaster strudel. i would kill for something sweet. wanna split that? no...soooo much fat... don't fight your instincts. with each for 150 calories or less!
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this is abc7 news. >> if you want to head over to the east bay and add a new pet to your household, listen to this. all month long, oakland animal services is cutting adoption fees to $14. today is the last day for people needing to surrender their pets in contra costa county. >> starting tomorrow shelters will not be accepting pets for a month because it is so crowds. officials say they had an uptick in the number of dogs and cats. there are some ex sessions including strays and sick and injured animals. >> the east bay spca needs your help to find a dog stolen from the oakland shelter a pit bull mix, a two-year old dog supposed to have surgery yesterday to remove a possible tumor but before that could happen, someone stole her on sunday while volunteer had her out for a walk. near the shelter. officials say they gladly will take her back in questions ask
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asked. police if holland have trained an eagle to take out drops. police released this video showing the eagle grabbing a drone before it lands. officers are working with the raptor training company to get the eagles to treat drones like they are prey. they are strong and can crush bone. again that trains the birds say it is a low tech solution for a high-tech problem. >> amazing they grab it in the right spot so her to fought hurt by the propellor. >> pretty good. >> interesting to see that develop. >> it is wet. we will go "fair," for hiking and walking the dog. we have low-to-mid 50s with sorted showers through the central valley. low-to-mid secretary if southern california with high clouds and sunshine. check out my seven-day forecast, snow showers in lake tahoe and tomorrow a couple of inches of
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powder. nearly 50 degrees this weekend. sue? >> not bad commute. we have slow traffic but not too bad. take bart if you can. no delays. we have a delay on muni, however, in san francisco, the stalled bus at clutch and 18th to expect delays. in the south by, buses and rail, good way to go if you are traveling to super bowl on sunday, take mass transit. traffic will be tough. especially around santa clara. >> a revolutionary treatment is giving a baby a new chance at life. >> the baby was diagnosed with a heart defect while in the womb. doctors gave him a 10 percent chance of surviving. they began oxygen therapy, the me was given oxygen 12 hours a day for three weeks, the first in the world to have this
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treatment. >> i would lay in bed with my oxygen and talk to him and tell him, when you come out i need you to breath, to breathe, to fight. >> oxygen troop has, withed. the battle is far from over and he now has 50/50 chance. he is at home and thriving with the parents thrilled. >> next at 6:00, new days in the future of raiders in oakland. >> it is not "if," but when the next big one shakes the bay area next big one shakes the bay area and bart is leading the way
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this is abc7 news. >> you could wake up to rain in the bay area. this is a look at showers in san jose. a while ago. >> we will look at live doppler hd. can you see all of the green on the screen. it shows where the rain is now.
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here is the thing. it will not last long. it is coming up on 6:00 a.m. so glad you are here. mike is trafficking the rain. a85 and 101, we see the boater radar. this. slide to morgan hill and we have a nice radar return from south san francisco through brisbane and san mateo and headed to belmont. it will slide down the peninsula. the fiscal year three hours we are going to continue to have waves of light showers moving through. by noon, our day planner shows a drying and clear trend with temperatures in the low-to-mid 50s this afternoon. sue? >> we have sky 7 over the insurance citizen in san may -- incident in san mateo before the toll plaza and traffic is moving nicely beyond

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